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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 38%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 55' South, Longitude: 114° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.27 meters/second, 1520.2 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.74 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 25' 50.5"944.35 miwest0° 05' 40.8"6.51 minorth944.64 mi
24 hours13° 17' 14.8"869.57 mieast2° 45' 07.1"189.26 minorth896.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sat 7:34 PM1040 km646 miles561 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSat 4:34 PM1763 km1095 miles952 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 6:34 PM3356 km2085 miles1812 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSat 2:34 PM3723 km2313 miles2010 nmWest W
LimaSat 7:34 PM4066 km2527 miles2195 nmEast E
QuitoSat 7:34 PM4426 km2750 miles2390 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaSat 6:34 PM4535 km2818 miles2449 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 6:34 PM4541 km2821 miles2452 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Sat 7:34 PM4554 km2830 miles2459 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSat 6:34 PM4606 km2862 miles2487 nmNortheast NE

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